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Activism and Argyle (NYC)

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Want to hear about activism and action and wear ugly sweaters? Generation Citizen at Pace hosts GC Awareness Week on December 1–3 in NYC.

DC Awareness Day
Monday, December 1 | 12:10 p.m.–1:10 p.m. | E306, One Pace Plaza
Join Generation Citizen Democracy Coaches (DC) and Civic Allies in a discussion about what issues affect the Pace Community. Attendees will learn how to build a feasible action plan using the curriculum GC Democracy Coaches use in the classroom. Food will be served.

Ugly Sweater Mixer
Tuesday, December 2 | 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m. | W607, One Pace Plaza
U-G-L-WHY? Because it’s fun. Eat, drink, be merry, and wear the ugliest ugly sweater you have as Generation Citizen hosts the ever-popular ugly sweater mixer. Don’t have one? Bring a regular sweater and art supplies will be provided for you to decorate your own. We’re talking puffy paint, people.

Profiling Pace University Activists Gallery
Wednesday, December 3 | 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. | Location TBA
Activism: [noun] the policy or action of using vigorous campaigning to bring about political or social change. Have you seen it at Pace University? Generation Citizen presents a gallery, Profiling Pace University Activists, where attendees will learn about the accomplishments of Pace students and professors.

Generation Citizen at Pace University is a chapter of Generation Citizen that works to encourage the student body to become active citizens. With the help of Democracy Coaches (DC), Generation Citizen teaches a course in civics action to high school and middle school students using a pre-structured curriculum. For more information, visit or follow them on Facebook.